§ Mr. Robin F. Cook
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will publish in the Official Report an updated version of his answer to the hon. Member for Edinburgh, Central on 6th August, Official Report, column 1047–8, on local authority lending.
§ Mr. Hugh D. Brown
The latest figures, covering the period 1st April to 1st November 1976, are as follows:
breeding new varieties of that crop. The Scottish Plant Breeding Station has an ongoing programme to assess the silage potential under Scottish growing conditions of established and new varieties of maize.